Monday, May 19th, 2008 Obituaries in The Daily Standard
Mercer County native Fred R. Betzel, 82, of Columbus, died at 4:30 p.m. May 16, 2008, at Zusman House Hospice, Columbus. He was born Feb. 16, 1926, in Mercer County near Chattanooga, to Frederick and Ruth Ralph Williams. On Sep . . .
Eugene F. "Snip" Dieringer, 82, 1133 Jefferson Ave., Celina, died at 1:38 p.m. May 17, 2008, at the Dayton Heart Hospital. He was born May 13, 1926, in Celina, to August and Martha Metzger Dieringer. On Jan 20, 1951, he married . . .
Gary V. Fox, 66, of Rockford, died at 2:25 p.m. May 17, 2008, at Flower Hospital, Sylvania. He was born Feb. 7, 1942, in Van Wert, to Joe Hollis Fox and Madge Van Fleet Fox. His mother, now Madge Hoersten, survives in Vonore, T . . .
Esther F. Post, 84, died at 4:22 p.m. May 17, 2008 at The Gardens at St. Henry where she resided. She was born Aug. 31, 1923, in Cranberry Prairie, to Herman and Philomena Gerlach Bruggeman. On Oct. 9, 1943, she married Gregor . . .
Louise E. Rowe, 78, 11626 Heron Court, St. Marys, died at 7:08 a.m. May 15, 2008, at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys. She was born Feb. 14, 1930, in Scott, to Bruce and Elsie Stiebeling Rogers. Her parents . . .
Celina native Sharon D. Sloan, 63, of Kettlersville, died at 1:30 p.m. May 16, 2008, at Heritage Manor Nursing Center, Minster. She was born Nov. 30, 1944, in Celina, to Albert E. Brotherwood and Betty J. Dunlap, and was raised . . .
Werner A. Tobe, 90, of St. Henry died at 8:27 a.m. May 17, 2008, at the Gardens at Celina. He was born Aug. 16, 1917, in St. Henry to Bernard and Bertha Muhlenkamp Tobe. On April 27, 1940, he married Marie VanDenBosch, who su . . .
Former Mendon resident MaLinda L. Williams, 57, died at 4:35 p.m. May 16, 2008, at Lima Memorial Health System, Lima, following an extended illness. She was born Feb. 13, 1951, in Celina to Don and Evelyn Baker Williams. Her mo . . .